Attaching a penile prosthesis for diabetics?

Could be done. Due to nerve degeneration, vascular problems , diabetics have higher incidence of erectile dysfunction , they will also have higher incidence of complications like infection etc with prosthesis.

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What is it like to have a penile prosthesis?

Here are some... Any surgery is the last resort of care to help restore the impaired function for any organs like those for hips, coronary artery disease, heart valve disorders, etc.; so is penile prosthesis for erectile dysfunction. After penile prosthesis-implant, you have to be willing & learn how to operate the device with realistic expectation from you & sex partner. More? Ask urologist timely. Read more...

Does a penile prosthesis create sperm?

No. Sperm are produced in the testes. There are vessels to carry the ejaculate/sperm to the penis. A prosthesis helps with use of the penis during sexual activity. Fertility when using a penile prosthesis may be complicated for a number of reasons. Hope this helps. Read more...
No,... It won't make sperm; sperm is produced in testes and transported out there through epididymis, vas deferens, to seminal vesicles for storage and be ready for ejaculation at orgasm. So, penile prosthesis is to help men to have intercourse leading to orgasm, hopefully ending with ejaculation if their seminal vesicles still there and ejaculatory function still intact. But, no sperm making. Read more...

Penile prosthesis : do you know if there is "oversize length" for afro-american race?

Onesize does not fit. Selection of prosthesis depends on the length of penis, one size does not fit all , not selected on racial basis. Read more...
Yes, but... The length of penile prosthesis is decided by real measurement during implanting surgery. But remember the girth and length of post-implant penis will be not as long or big as the original coming with life. Read more...

What is the longevity of a penile prosthesis implant?

Variable. It is a mechanical device and can malfunction at any time; however, they are very well engineered and often will last many years until they require a revision. Read more...
3-25 yrs... If successfully implanted, the reported longevity of penile prosthesis has highly varied, ranging usually between 5-15 yrs, but may be shorter as 1-3 yrs or longer up to 20-25 yrs, at least based on my personal experience. If unsuccessfully ended with infection (. Read more...

How could a wife accept a husband having a penile prosthesis?

Does she LOVE him? That's the reason to accept or not accept a husband. And the prosthesis offers advantages -- it's more reliable. If you're the concerned husband, you're probably read tales of women who can climax with something artificial but not with the natural item -- Think about this, and be the best lover you can be in every way. Read more...

Please tell me if there are any non-surgical alternatives to penile prosthesis implant for erectile dysfunction?

Same steps for ... The rx steps in caring any disease remain the same; that is, 1. Counseling of reality, empathy, &action - healthy lifestyle; 2. Adding drug(s) timely with caution; 3. Trying mini-invasive means/procedures - physical therapy, injection/stenting, etc.; 4. Invasive procdures. So, here are for ed: counsel for...; take pde-5 inhibitors; use urethral suppository, penile injection, or pump; at last, ... Read more...